Minnesota Public Radio, May 7, 2009. Report mention's Spider Wraps in particular. "This is called spider wrap. If it walks out of the store it will alarm. If it's cut off, it will alarm. It's proven very effective deterrent for us," said Nate Hartle, Target's senior manager for investigations. He was describing black wire wrapped around a digital camera box. The wires run through a small alarm.
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Ways to Avoid Retail Theft
Guest article written for RetailMinded.com, a website oriented toward boutique retailers and wholesalers. Article was written by Alan Herbach of American Theft Prevention Products.
Shoplifting Rings and Weak Economy Spur Retail
Daily Finance, Nov 4, 2009
National Retail Federation official says that increased theft is more an outgrowth of greed than need. But there are ways to that retailers can help control shrink.